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Strike Action In Diageo Suspended As New Offer Tabled
Responding to Diageo’s tabling of a new pay offer for its staff across Scotland tonight (Tuesday 17 September)...
GMB Accuses NHS Lanarkshire Of “Washing Its Hands” Of PFI Staff Following Wages Dispute
GMB Scotland has today (Tuesday 17 September) warned NHS Lanarkshire that it must do more to more to ensure hospital staff employed by PFI contractors are not treated like “the underclass” of the health board....
Diageo Directors ‘Shifting The Goal Posts’ On Workers’ Pay Offer As Strike Looms
With major strike action looming across Diageo’s Scottish operations next week, GMB Scotland has today (Wednesday 11 September) accused company directors of ‘shifting the goal posts’ on talks concerning a fresh pay offer for workers....
Diageo Scottish strike the consequence of ‘insatiable corporate greed’
Strike action will hit all of Diageo’s Scottish operations later this month, after GMB Scotland served statutory notice to the company this afternoon (Tuesday 3 September).......
GMB urges ISS to ‘finally do the right thing’ and return hospital staff wages ahead of crunch talks
GMB members are set to strike on September 2nd over £72,000 of unpaid wages....
Strike In NHS Scotland
Strike Action To Hit Hairmyres Hospital Next Month Over Unpaid Wages Dispute...
GMB Welcomes Scottish Government Nationalisation Of Port Glasgow Shipbuilders
GMB Scotland Organiser and CSEU Scotland Chair, Gary Cook, responding to today’s (Thursday 15 August) announcement confirming the Scottish Government’s nationalisation of the Ferguson Marine shipyard in Port Glasgow...
GMB Scotland Media Statement
Scottish Renewables Lobby And Politicians Should Be ‘Cringing Not Celebrating’ As Beatrice Wind Farm Opens...
Diageo Need To Get Real On Their Workers' Pay
Responding to Diageo’s Preliminary Results this morning (Thursday 25 July), which posted net sales of £12.9 billion and pre-tax profits of £4.235 billion, and against the backdrop of a pay dispute and imminent strike ballot across all Scottish operations, GMB Scotland Organiser Keir Greenaway said......
GMB Scotland Warns Diageo To “Get Real” Or Face Strike Action
GMB Scotland members at whisky and spirits giant Diageo will be balloted for strike action, following the collapse of conciliatory talks at ACAS today (Wednesday 24 July) over the 2019 pay offer...